Groovy/Griffon for extensions?

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odaata
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Groovy/Griffon for extensions?

Post by odaata » Mon Aug 19, 2013 11:09 am

Hi all,

I'm trying to create a custom set of extensions for Oxygen Editor and I was wondering, can they be created with Groovy and/or Griffon? Has anyone tried this? Can you think of any pitfalls in using these for customizing Oxygen?

Thanks in advance for your thoughts on this!
Cheers,
M

Radu
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Re: Groovy/Griffon for extensions?

Post by Radu » Wed Aug 21, 2013 12:29 pm

Hi,

Our API as you probably know is Java based. I remember we had discussions in the past with a developer who was successfully using Groovy to write his code. As long as this gets translated to a Java class which is inside a JAR archive, there is no problem with the approach. Groovy compiles to Java byte code so it should not matter.

Regards,
Radu
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